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Jan 27, 2017
Offshore Oil and Gas

http://www.hse.gov.uk/offshore/

HSE's Offshore Division (OSD) is responsible for the offshore oil and gas industry. Our mission is to protect people's health and safety by ensuring risks in the changing workplace are properly controlled.

Source: HSE

Jan 27, 2017
Safety Training Resources for Oil and Gas Industry Workers

http://www.tdi.texas.gov/wc/safety/videoresources/targoilgas.html

Free downloadable safety publications from Texas Worker Compensation Division on Safety Training Resources for Oil and Gas Industry Workers.

Source: TDI

Jan 27, 2017
Green Jobs, New Risks? New and Emerging Risks to Occupational Health and Safety in the Electricity Sector

https://osha.europa.eu/en/publications/reports/green-jobs-new-risks-new-and-emerging-risks-to-occupational-safety-and-health-in-the-electricity-sector

his report describes a workshop, based on the EU-OSHA Foresight project, held in Brussels on 20 March 2014 for the European Sectoral Social Dialogue Committee (SSDC) Electricity.

Source: European Agency for Safety & Health at Work

Jul 01, 2014
NIOSH Program Portfolio: Oil and Gas Extraction

http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/programs/oilgas/

The goal of the NIOSH Oil and Gas Extraction Safety and Health Program is to reduce the rate of injury and disease among workers in the oil and gas extraction industry by implementing effective interventions.

Source: NIOSH

Jul 01, 2013
Industry Spotlight: Oil and gas extraction

http://www.texasmutual.com/safety/nscarticle.pdf

This Industry Spotlight article on Oil and Gas Extraction was written by Martin V. Greene and appeared in the April 2009 issue of Safety + Health.

Source: Texas Mutual

Mar 01, 2013
Safety and Health Topic Page: Hydrogen Sulfide

https://www.osha.gov/SLTC/hydrogensulfide/index.html

This web page provides information on how hydrogen sulfide can affect your health, where you might find it, and how to prevent harmful exposures.

Source: OSHA